The meeting organized by Roshydromet in cooperation with WMO is a part of WMO event series dedicated to GFCS (Global Framework for Climate Services). Uniting the efforts of the experts from national hydrometeorological services in the region and consumers of climate information in the priority sectors of the GFCS was the main goal of the meeting held in Sochi on 19-21 October. It set the task to identify priorities for more efficient production and use of global, regional and national climate information and forecasting by all stakeholders in sectors of the economy that depends on climate and social sphere in countries of North Eurasia.
The meeting gathered about 50 participants including representatives of Roshydromet, WMO, the World Bank, NHMSs, public authorities and scientific community of the CIS countries.
Regional consultation meeting on climate services in the North-Eurasian countries was held in conjunction with 27th session of the Interstate Council for Hydrometeorology of the Commonwealth of Independent States (Sochi, 20-21 October 2015).